A. The NBA was created in 1949 and was pivotal to the entertainment and sports industry. It impacted are nation by giving sports fans a new kind of League and a new event to look forward in peoples daily lives. B. The NBA impacted me because it gave me something to watch and got me in to basketball which is my favorite sport. Another reason why it has made an impact on me as it has showed that you can accomplish your dreams no matter where you come from and that's what the players in this league show. C. It connects to present day because today the NBA is one of the most watched sports.
A. The impacts of the Great Depression were the exact opposite of any of the other things that happened between 1900-1949. The Great Depression had put millions of Americans out of work. The depression was not only in America but around the world. B. It impacts me because it was a terrible time for people and I hope that we don't go through another economic depression again. C. It connects to present day because it can very possibly happen again in my life time.
A. The impact that the Model T by Henry Ford had is that it was affordable for many Americans and were one of the first cars a common man could own. It also changed are economy and paved the way for many other car companies to follow. B. The impact that it had on me was that as a car lover I like a lot of older cars so it is cool to see the history of cars. Also to know what cars were being produced at such a earlier time in are country. C. It connects to present day because it shows how much we have progressed over the course of 100+ years. Not only has it shown progression but of how many Americans and people from all over the world using and driving cars.
A. Just like Henry ford the Wright Brothers changed the transportation industry for are nation. The Wright Brothers made a major transportation invention that would later make long distance travel much faster then traveling by car. B. It impacts me as a person because I have flown on a plane numerous times and my mom used to work in the travel business so knowing what the first planes were like and who made them is pretty cool. C. It connects to present day because planes are used today all over the world for transporting people and goods from one place to another.
A. Tanks were one of the most useful and destructive vehicles that were created for war. It had a major impact on are nation to not only protect are nation but protect the soldiers that are on the battlefield. B. It impacts me because as an american citizen people used vehicles like tanks to protect are country which I live in. C. It connects to present day because tanks are still used today around the world and will be for the future.
A. Benito had a major impact on are nation with us being involved in World War 2. He was Italy's dictator and was along side Hitler in World War 2. He and Hitler combined made it difficult to overcome Europe, but we did in the end. B. He has an impact on me because me being Italian and my grandparents coming from Italy, I never knew that Italy was on the opposite side as the United States. C. Benito connects to present day because if it weren't for him joining Hitler maybe they wouldn't have killed so many civilians.
A. The Mafia had a big impact on our nation. Gangsters like Al Capone, Machine Gun Kelly, Bonnie and Clyde, John Gotti and many more gave Americans something to aw about and read in the newspaper. Also people thought them as social icons for what they did to society. B. It impacts me because it is jaw dropping what some of these mobsters did and how society really treated them. C. It connects to present day because the mafia is still around but is not as public and violent as it has been in the past.
A. Oreos have made an impact on in the food industry. It was created in 1912 and kids still love it today. It is so popular that Oreos sold over 362 billion cookies. B. Oreos impact me because I like them and have been eating them ever since I was a child. C. It connects to present day because Oreos are still around and people still like to eat them. It just goes to show how much people can enjoy I little cookie for more that 100 years later.
A. The Panama Canal is a huge contributor to transporting goods from one place to another by boat. It has impacted are nation because is the early 1900s it employed a lot of workers, including Americans to help this massive project. B. It impacts me because everyday things that I use in my life could have been transported by boat from the Panama Canal. C. It connects to present day because thousands of ships are still using the Panama Canal everyday.
A. The NFL has impacted are nation in many ways similar to basketball. It is another form of entertainment and millions of Americans watch every year. Sports like football bring families together and watch there favorite team. It also impacts are economy because it brings in money from ticket sales and other events at the stadiums. B. It impacts me as a person because I enjoy watching football and we are going to watch the Superbowl on Saturday. C. It connects to present day because millions of Americans today still watch this sport.